Linux Support

Brian Bartholomew is UFIT Research Computing’s primary contact for Linux. He keeps the following office hours in NPB (New Physics Building) and CGRC (Cancer and Genetics Research Center) and is also available by appointment.

Brian Bartholomew

  • New Physics Building, Room 2238
    Tuesdays, 10:00AM – 3:00PM
    Thursdays, 10:00AM – 3:00PM
    Fridays, by appointment
  • Cancer & Genetics Research Complex, Room 119
    Mondays, 10:00AM – 1:30PM

Brian may be contacted to set up an appointment by email at or by phone at (352) 294-3995.

UFIT Research Computing offers Linux support for a variety of circumstances:

  • Introductory Linux training
  • Workstation setup and imaging
  • Operating system installation
  • Software installation/troubleshooting
  • Authentication setup
  • Remote Linux collaboration setup
  • Linux-based file transfers
  • Setup of remote applications (Xpra, X11, etc.)
  • Data storage and layout
  • Data flow optimizations and group access
  • Permissions setup
  • Lab directory synchronization on Linux

Linux Support Documentation: